The Paintworks, Inc., B-292982; B-292982.2, December 23, 2003 * REDACTED DECISION
B-292982,B-292982.2: Dec 23, 2003
DIGEST Protest of evaluation of proposals is denied where record shows agency's evaluation was reasonable and consistent with the solicitation's evaluation factors and applicable procurement rules. Award was to be made to the firm offering the best value to the agency in terms of technical capability (rated on a pass/fail basis). A tradeoff between past/present performance and price (where performance and price were of equal importance). Offerors were to provide information about their relevant experience providing paint booths or similar work. Either government or private industry references were to be provided for similar services performed within the past 5 years. Adjectival performance ratings were to be assigned.